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Pediatric Nephrologist

AMN Healthcare
Lexington, Kentucky
Closing date
May 8, 2025

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Full Time
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Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Nephrologist
StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $173500.00 - $250000.00

The University of Kentucky's Department of Pediatrics seeks a Pediatric Nephrologist for a rewarding academic opportunity at a premier hospital. This is an excellent opportunity to work in one of Kentucky's top hospitals, providing advanced ambulatory care, inpatient treatment, and hemodialysis services. The role also involves shaping the next generation of medical professionals in Kentucky's only Level I pediatric trauma center and opportunities for research and scholarly advancements.

About the Kentucky Children's Hospital

The Kentucky Children's Hospital has Eastern and Central Kentucky's only Level I pediatric trauma center, Level IV newborn (neonatal) intensive care unit, and pediatric intensive care unit. In addition, this facility houses more than 30 advanced sub-specialty programs, such as pediatric oncology and pediatric surgery. The hospital is nationally ranked No. 2 in Kentucky and No. 16 in the Midwest.

Opportunity Highlights

  • General pediatric nephrology opportunity that encompasses ambulatory care, inpatient treatment, and hemodialysis rounding in a highly-rated hospital
  • Shape the future of medicine by educating students, residents, and the extended medical community at Kentucky's only Level I pediatric trauma center
  • Drive advancements in pediatric health through opportunities in scholarly work focused on education, quality improvement, or clinical/translational research
  • Have the possibility to step into a leadership role, leveraging your experience in a dynamic, supportive environment
  • Candidates needing visa sponsorship are encouraged to apply
  • Enjoy professional satisfaction that thrives in a collaborative, low-turnover setting surrounded by top-tier experts
  • Contribute to a robust pediatric program with over 30 advanced sub-specialties
  • The University of Kentucky is named a Top Public School and a Best National University (US News)
  • The Kentucky Children's Hospital is nationally ranked No. 2 in Kentucky and No. 16 in the Midwest

Community Information Live in Beautiful Lexington, Kentucky

Lexington, Kentucky, offers the charm and splendor of a place where history meets modern amenities. Enjoy the city's rich heritage by exploring the Kentucky Horse Park, Mary Todd Lincoln House, and Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate. Lexington is in the heart of Bluegrass Country, filled with numerous historical, natural, and cultural attractions. Home to a remarkable university with exciting NCAA sporting events, Lexington is perfect for families and individuals.

  • Overall grade of A and one of the best places to live in Kentucky (Niche)
  • Named a Best Place to Live, a Best Place to Retire, and a Best Place to Live for Quality of Life (US News)
  • Affordable cost of living and housing, along with a strong job market
  • Some of the best public and private schools in the state
  • A safe, walkable downtown area with plenty of day and nightlife activities
  • Gorgeous scenery and an abundance of outdoor recreation, including hiking, biking, camping, golfing, and horseback riding
  • Convenient access to Louisville (home of the Kentucky Derby), Cincinnati, and Nashville

Facility Location
Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", Lexington has a distinct Thoroughbred breeding and racing culture. The city is also home to the University of Kentucky, whose men's basketball team is often noted as one of the best in the NCAA with eight championships and one of the most winning programs in college basketball history. Here you'll also find a wide array of historical sites, including Ashland: The Henry Clay Estate, and various cultural festivals, the most popular of which are the Mayfest Arts Fair and the Festival of Bluegrass.

Job Benefits

About the Company
At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

Nephrology, Nephrologist, Pediatrician, Pediatrics, Kidney Disease, Pediatric Care, Child Care, Internal Medicine, Internal Care, Physician, Healthcare, Health Care, Patient Care, Hospital, Medical

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